The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WAN over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wide Area Network (WAN)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 72 68 74
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Permanent jobs citing WAN 17 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.96% 2.50% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.49% 18.44% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 31
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 126 141 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 14.55% 13.54% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 85 110 132
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

WAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing WAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WAN in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WAN in Milton Keynes

WAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing WAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WAN.

1 49 (96.08%) LAN
2 39 (76.47%) Cisco
3 30 (58.82%) VPN
4 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 22 (43.14%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (41.18%) CCNP
6 21 (41.18%) DHCP
6 21 (41.18%) DNS
6 21 (41.18%) Windows
7 20 (39.22%) ITIL
7 20 (39.22%) CCIE
8 18 (35.29%) Wireless
8 18 (35.29%) SolarWinds
8 18 (35.29%) Network Management
9 17 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (33.33%) VLAN
9 17 (33.33%) Problem Management
9 17 (33.33%) IPv4
9 17 (33.33%) FTP
9 17 (33.33%) VoIP
10 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
11 13 (25.49%) Finance
12 12 (23.53%) F5
13 11 (21.57%) Firewall
13 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
13 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
14 10 (19.61%) MS Office
14 10 (19.61%) Juniper
14 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (17.65%) SharePoint

WAN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 8 (15.69%) SAS
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (96.08%) LAN
2 30 (58.82%) VPN
3 24 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 21 (41.18%) DHCP
4 21 (41.18%) DNS
5 18 (35.29%) Wireless
6 17 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (33.33%) FTP
6 17 (33.33%) IPv4
6 17 (33.33%) VLAN
6 17 (33.33%) VoIP
7 11 (21.57%) Firewall
8 8 (15.69%) BIG-IP
8 8 (15.69%) SAN
9 5 (9.80%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.88%) Network Security
11 2 (3.92%) DMVPN
11 2 (3.92%) H.323
11 2 (3.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Technical Leader
2 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Network Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Network Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Network Operations Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Operations Manager
6 4 (7.84%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) IT Support
6 4 (7.84%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Telephony Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) CSS
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
1 1 (1.96%) J2EE
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
1 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) EPoS
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) ITIL
2 18 (35.29%) Network Management
3 17 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 8 (15.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 8 (15.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 8 (15.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.92%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.96%) Change Management
7 1 (1.96%) Network Design
7 1 (1.96%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (43.14%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (41.18%) CCNP
3 20 (39.22%) CCIE
4 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.84%) CCNA
6 3 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
3 4 (7.84%) XenApp
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) SCCM
1 3 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Cisco
2 18 (35.29%) SolarWinds
3 12 (23.53%) F5
4 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.61%) Juniper
6 8 (15.69%) Gemalto
6 8 (15.69%) Remedy
7 7 (13.73%) VMware
8 6 (11.76%) NetApp
9 5 (9.80%) Citrix
10 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.88%) HP
12 2 (3.92%) Adobe
12 2 (3.92%) IBM
12 2 (3.92%) Mitel
12 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
13 1 (1.96%) Zerto
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